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Caretaker CM Punjab directs to utilize rain water for multipurposes

July 16, 2018 |

Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Hassan Askari Rizvi has directed to utilize rain water for multipurposes.

He said this while talking to provincial Minister for Environment Saeedullah Babar who called on him in Lahore on Monday.

The Chief Minister stressed …

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PPP’s Rehman Malik condoles Bilour family in Peshawar

July 16, 2018 |

Pakistan Peoples Party leader Senator Rehman Malik has visited Bilour house Peshawar today and express condolence with the bereaved family over the martyrdom of Haroon Bilour.

Later talking to mediamen, Rehman Malik said such type of terrorist acts are meant …

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LHC orders to recover occupied land from qabza mafia

July 16, 2018 |

The Lahore High Court (LHC) has ordered to recover the occupied land from the qabza mafia and stop the illegal construction in the Walled City of Lahore.

The single bench of justice Ali Akbar Qureshi heard the case in Lahore …

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Petition filed in LHC to seek action against attackers of SC in 1997

July 16, 2018 |

A petition has been filed in Lahore High Court seeking action against those who attacked the Supreme Court twenty one years ago.

The petitioner has prayed the court to bar the PML (N) leaders involved in the attack from contesting …

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Masood calls for promoting research activities in AJK universities

July 16, 2018 |

AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has stressed the need for promoting research activities in public sector universities of the state.

He was addressing VC's Conference of the public sector universities in Muzaffarabad on Monday.

Introduction of new disciplines in universities, …

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Overwhelming response being witnessed regarding dams’ donation

July 16, 2018 |

Overwhelming response is being witnessed regarding donation for Diamer-Bhasha dam and Mohmand dams.

The Supreme Court issued directives that the construction of Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams should start immediately, and appealed to the general public, including Pakistanis residing abroad, to …

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16 suspects arrested in Hyderabad

July 16, 2018 |

Sindh Police has arrested sixteen suspects, including nine criminals in a combing operation from different areas of Hyderabad.

According to press release issued by SSP office Hyderabad on Monday, arms, five snatched motorcycles, including huge number of bullets have been …

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NAB KP to initiate legal action against corrupt elements in govt depts

July 16, 2018 |

National Accountability Bureau Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has decided to initiate legal action against corrupt elements in different government departments.

This decision was taken during a meeting in Peshawar today with Director General NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Farmanullah Khan in the chair.

The …

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Recent terrorist attacks highly condemnable: Bilour

July 16, 2018 |

Central Vice President of Awami National Party Ghulam Ahmad Bilour says the recent terrorist attacks in the country during election campaigns are highly condemnable.

Addressing a news conference in Peshawar on Monday, he said ANP has suffered the most due …

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Three killed in North Waziristan clash

July 16, 2018 |

Three persons were killed and twelve injured in a clash between two rival groups in North Waziristan district on Monday

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Shahbaz condoles Raisani family in Quetta

July 15, 2018 |

President Pakistan Muslim League (N) Mohammad Shahbaz Sharif arrived in Quetta visited Sarawan House and condoled with former Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Mohammad Aslam Khan Raisani on martyrdom of his younger brother in a suicide bomb attack.

He also prayed …

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Mastung incident: Punjab govt offers free treatment for injured

July 15, 2018 |

Punjab Chief Secretary Akbar Durrani has offered to provide free medical treatment for the injured of the Mastung carnage.

In his letter to Balochistan Chief Secretary, he said that the best possible medical aid would be given to the injured …

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